Canelo Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs), WBC, WBA, Lineal and Ring Magazine Middleweight World Champion, and Daniel “Miracle Man” Jacobs (35-2, 29 KOs), IBF Middleweight World Champion, will kick off an international press tour on Wednesday, Feb. 27 ahead of their 12-round unification fight during the celebratory weekend of Cinco de Mayo.
The champion-vs.-champion event will take place Saturday, May 4 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and will be streamed live exclusively on DAZN.
The tour will begin in New York City on Wednesday, Feb. 27; will continue in Mexico City on Friday, March 1 and conclude in Los Angeles on Monday, March 4.
Separate media alerts for the stops in New York City and Los Angeles will be distributed shortly.
Canelo vs. Jacobs is a 12-round fight for the WBC, WBA, Lineal, Ring Magazine and IBF Middleweight World Titles presented by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Matchroom Boxing. The event is sponsored by Tecate, “THE OFFICIAL BEER OF BOXING” and Hennessy “Never Stop. Never Settle.” The event will take place Saturday, May 4, 2019 at T-Mobile Arena and will be streamed live exclusively on DAZN.